Name Jaan Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jaan


Jaan is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Jaan

Jaan is an Estonian variant of the biblical name John which is of Hebrew origin.

What is the meaning of the name Jaan?

Jaan means “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Jaan

Popularity of the name Jaan

The name Jaan is ranked #6541 overall.

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